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  1. Investing to Save

    4 June 2020

    A report has recently been released that calls for an overhaul of the palliative care system in Australia and suggests an additional annual investment of $365 million to bring the…

  2. Compassionate Care in Residential Aged Care

    4 June 2020

    On National Palliative Care Week this year, we were extremely fortunate to be able to host an online sector forum featuring Professor Susan Kurrle, who talked about compassionate care in…

  3. Busting Palliative Care Myths

    21 May 2020

    We hear many myths about palliative care in the community. Some of those linger from historical practice, but many are just misconceptions about something people have not personally experienced. So…

  4. National Palliative Care Week

    14 May 2020

    National Palliative Care Week 2020 is almost here! Providing an important opportunity to increase understanding and awareness of palliative care within our community, National Palliative Care Week this year is…

  5. Online Community Forums

    14 May 2020

    Palliative Care WA is holding a series of online forums for members of the community over May and June 2020.  Each will aim to increase understanding of the topic as…

  6. CEO Roundtable April 2020

    28 April 2020

    We recently hosted a meeting of the CEO Roundtable for Palliative Care with Hon Roger Cook, Minister for Health. Given the current situation with COVID-19, Minister Cook’s time was severely…

  7. Palliative Caring booklet

    14 April 2020

    A new 2020 edition of our popular Palliative Caring booklet is now available. This is a WA specific resource that has been developed to support families and carers as they negotiate…

  8. New Information and Support Phone Service

    14 April 2020

    Palliative Care WA is pleased to announce that we are the process of establishing a new confidential consumer and carer information and support phone service for WA. Given the community’s…

  9. COVID-19: Why palliative care matters!

    7 April 2020

    The Australian COVID-19 Palliative Care Working Group has recently released a statement – COVID-19: Why palliative care matters! The statement addresses the crucial role of palliative care in the planning and…

  10. COVID-19 response

    23 March 2020

    Given the rapidly unfolding situation with the spread of COVID-19, we would like to assure you that the health and wellbeing of our team, our individual and organisational members, and…